Jacobs, John

Hometown:

UNITED KINGDOM

Lindrick, Yorkshire,
England

Year Inducted:

2000

Induction Category:

Lifetime Achievement

Birth Date:

Mar 14, 1925 -
Jan 13, 2017

John Jacobs

Achievements

  • Established the John Jacobs Golf School: 1971
  • Founder and first Tournament Director-General of the PGA European Tour: 1971-1975

International Wins: 2

  • 1957: Dutch Open, South African Professional Match Play Championship

Ryder Cup Appearances: 3

  • (Wins in bold)
  • Player: 1955
  • Captain: 1979, 1981

Golf Awards & Honors

  • Order of the British Empire: 1997
  • Honorary Life Member of the PGA European Tour